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Jubilee Monument & Fountain to Queen Victoria

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandudno, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3304 / 53°19'49"N

Longitude: -3.8303 / 3°49'49"W

OS Eastings: 278204

OS Northings: 383059

OS Grid: SH782830

Mapcode National: GBR 1YPX.JV

Mapcode Global: WH64Y.4K96

Entry Name: Jubilee Monument & Fountain to Queen Victoria

Listing Date: 16 March 1976

Last Amended: 6 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 5800

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: To S of Toll Lodge, and E of Gorsedd Circle at happy Valley.

County: Conwy

Community: Llandudno

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Exterior

Bronze bust of Queen Victoria upon a pedestal the sides of which are inscribed as follows: "This Fountain was erected in the Happy Valley to/commemorate the Jubilee of the Reign of Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria and Empress of India by The Right Honourable Lady Augusta Mostyn Upon land presented to the Town of Llandudno by her son, the Right Honourable Llewellyn 3rd Baron Mostyn". The monument is sheltered by a free-standing canopy in the form of a baldachino with ribbed dome with finial above semi-circular sandstone arches with marble spandrils, the arches supported by free-standing granite columns on pedestals with form part of the podium to the whole monument; stepped base. Fountain basin incorporated in podium to monument. The dome flanked by four urn finials.

Reasons for Listing

Well-preserved late C19 monument.

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